Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Orange King Holds Sway: Governor Opens Annual Show: Many-Hued Exhibits Glisten Amid Snowy Setting in Winter Palace: Los Angeles' Huge Futuristic Tower Holds Attention; Horses in Preview," 16 Feb. 1934: A1.
The Mutual Orange Distributors display at the National Orange Show. The display is a Viking ship, complete with mannequins dressed as Vikings. A sign on the right reads, "Success they won these Vikings so bold. Success you'll win on the ship pure gold." A sign on the front reads, "Selected from California's best and... Pure Gold oranges for your protection." Two women are visible in the background.
Women stand in front of the San Diego County display at the National Orange Show. The display, in the shape of a lighthouse, is entirely covered in oranges. There is a mannequin set up on the front and a sign that reads, "Old Spanish lighthouse...Point Loma San Diego Built in 1851."
Two women stand, holding oranges, in front of Riverside's display at the National Orange Show. The display consists of columns covered in oranges, as well as a center cube that features a picture of a freeway, among other images. There is tented fabric at the top of the display. In the background, the Sunkist display is visible running the length of the wall.
Pat Graham holds a basket of oranges at the National Orange Show. She sits on an object that appears to be covered with paper. There are oranges at her feet and also, a wall of oranges behind her. The letters "Su" are visible, possibly the start of the word, "Sunkist."
"The Wedding of the Orange" float with Lucille Brown as the bride, Alpheus Hott as the bridegroom, Norton Barnum as the minister, Eddie Rogers as the best man, Daisy Herlinger as the matron of honor, Frances Atwood, Brownette Kramer, Margaret Cairnes, Ruth McGraw, and Mildred Waycott as bridesmaids. The float was entered by the San Bernardino National Orange Show.
A woman sits upon the San Joaquin County display at the National Orange Show, which is in the shape of a ship. In front of the ship, there are various gourds and other produce in glass vessels. There is a sign to the right of the ship that reads, in part, "The San Joaquin County... Located at Stockton California... Cost $6,000,000. Length of Channel 88 mi... Depth 26 ft. Width 100 feet at bottom, 300 feet at surface, Curves 5000 foot maximum radius. Marked & Lighted. The Port of Stockton was officially..." Painted on the wall behind the ship is, "County of San Joaquin California's Inland Port."
The Pomona display at the National Orange Show. The display is covered in plant life and includes a small structure in the center that is labeled "Greater Orange County Association." There is a small table at the center where two women and what appears to be a mannequin sit and stand. A tasseled chandelier hangs from the ceiling.
Pat Graham and two other women with the Escondido display at the National Orange Show. The display consists of an "igloo," made of oranges and artificial ice, as well as other Arctic-type items and characters. The display is covered with produce. Ms. Graham holds a basket of fruit, another woman holds an avocado, and the last woman holds a small piece of citrus fruit. The sign above reads, "Escondido in San Diego County."
National Orange Show exhibit at the Southern California Fair consisting of classicizing caryatid statues beneath a floral dome, with a sign reading "National Orange Show" around the ring base, supported by 4 columns. The base is formed by oranges and flowers. A sign at the base reads: "20th National Orange Show, San Bernardino, February 13th to 23rd 1930, California's Greatest Midwinter Event." Another sign at the base reads: "This is a complimentary Exhibit not entered in competition." The exhibit is in a tent with a slope of orange-filled crates in the background.
Float depicting an Indian legend about an arrowhead, with a wigwam in a valley and Linda Martin as an Indian princess, Edward Scott as an evil spirit and David Scott as the Indian chief who shot the arrow to save the princess. Only one float rider (evil spirit or Indian chief) is visible in this photograph. The float was entered by the city of San Bernardino and the National Orange Show. The float was photographed at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd. with the Goodhue Flagpole on the far right.
A woman stands in front of the Los Angeles County display at the National Orange Show. The display consists of huge, orange covered columns and at the center is a cup that bears the phrase, "Greets 25th National Orange Show from Los Angeles County." Chandeliers hang from the ceiling along with fabric panels. Other displays are visible in the background.